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A Fine Rare Small 18th Century Cannon. SN 8679

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A Fine Rare Small 18th Century Cannon. Bronze ring turned barrel 7 ¼” long, 28 bore with London gunmaker proofs and ‘WB’ barrel smiths mark and ‘Birkell Minories’. On later naval style carriage.

Circa 1740-50.

Very attractive patinated condition.

William Birkell Appr. To Charles Dymond 1710. Free of Gunmakers Co.1726, Proof peace 1731, Elected assistant 1743, Master 1748. Contractor to Ordnance 1742-9 East India Comp.1733 Died 1758.